[T2] travailing out to CA again & GPS systems

accessys at smart.net accessys at smart.net
Thu Jun 20 08:08:17 MST 2013


On Thu, 20 Jun 2013, Mike Soultanian wrote:

>
> On 6/20/2013 7:51 AM, Mike Soultanian wrote:
>> When you're done click the print button to the right of the "My Places"
>> button and now you have your Googlized paper maps :)
>
> and I forgot to mention, this will help you immensely because Google's maps 
> are updated with pretty much everything, so you can drag your route near 
> sites you want to see, avoid tolls, and instantly see how long a particular 
> route is going to take.  You'll probably want to drive 4-8 hrs per day, so 
> you can use that as a rough estimate on how far you'll make it in a day as 
> well.  Having the ability to use the satellite view is pretty handy, along 
> with the "photos" option to see pictures taken by other people and placed on 
> the maps.

I like to view and sometimes print the street view of what I think may be 
tricky turnoffs or approach to a street I need to turn onto from a main 
drag etc.

Bob


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